Tijani Muhammed , Ogun State Special Anti Robbery Squad arrested 3 pastors and a herbalist for allegedly kidnapping a United State-based Nigerian in the state, Vanguard reports. Monilola Lateef, a 70-year-old woman, Modiuher and two others were also arrested for alleged armed robbery in Abeokuta.
While accepting the trust of world football has to be regained, FIFA President Sepp Blatter has responded to the arrest of top officials from the sport’s governing body by insisting it showed his efforts to eradicate corruption were working. The deepest crisis in FIFA’s 111-year history is threatening Blatter’s bid
Passengers received a scare when a Singapore Airlines Airbus A330-300 dropped 13,000ft after both of its engines failed in mid-air on a recent flight.As the plane made an unexpected descent the pilots followed ‘operational procedures’ and managed to restore power to both Rolls-Royce Trent 772 engines, Singapore Airlines said in a
Edo state governor, Adams Oshiomhole yesterday came hard on the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala over the lingering fuel scarcity and her claims that oil marketers were presenting fraudulent oil subsidy claims for payment.Speaking at a function, the Governor queried the Minister for speaking
An animal rights activist in his quest to grant primates the same liberties enjoyed by humansshockingly compared their legal fight to the struggle of enslaved blacks in the US.Steve Wise the lawyer 'representing these chimpanzees, Hercules and Leo said:“We had a history of that for hundreds of years saying black people
According to data released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), Nigeria earned N2.8 trillion in the first quarter of 2015 from the exportation of petroleum products, Vanguard reports. The amount is said to be 64.
Childrens Day Is A Special Day; A Day To Show More Care And Share Extra Happiness With Kids All Over The World And As She Prepares To Handover Her Crown Come 6th June, Miss Tourism Nigeria 2014, Collete Nwadike Took Time From Her Busy Schedule As Special Assistant Tourism To
20-year-old aspiring football player from Afikpo North, Ebonyi State, Jacob pictured above has been arrested by the Lagos state Police command for killing a mechanic, Moruf Sanni by stabbing him to death over an arguement regarding age difference at Iwaya,Yaba on Monday May 25th.According to reports, the victim, Moruf had an argument and
President Goodluck Jonathan has advised the incoming Muhammadu Buhari administration not to limit any probe to his administration. Speaking during the valedictory session of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, he said that those calling for a probe of his administration should ensure that the same
A total of 200 soldiers have been dismissed by the Nigeria Army at the Rukuba Barracks in Jos, Plateau State, for their failure to capture Sambisa Forest, a popular hideout for Boko Haram insurgents located in Borno State. They were arraigned on a two-count charge of “failure to perform military duty
NIGERIA will usher in President Muhammadu Buhari tomorrow. Muhammadu Buhari’s inauguration should potentially, open up new vistas of development for our country. And if the new administration stays true to promises made during the campaign that preceded the elections, we should see some positive changes in the general situation in
President-elect Mohammadu Buhari arrived Nigeria via British Airways this morning after 6 days in the UK ...His flight landed at 5:20am at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja ahead of the Presidential inaugaration ceremony tommorow May 29th. Photos: Bayo Omoboriowo The expectations heaped on this man's head eeen...